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However, before it was taken down it was liked by at least 66 people including Joe Cokanasiga, a member of the English national rugby union team who played rugby in Brunei as a 15-year-old when his father was stationed there as an officer in the British Army. media-tech companies with hubs around the world. He was 38. The party-loving prince }); window.googletag.pubads().addEventListener('slotOnload', function(event) { “It’s 2019 and the world hasn’t changed much. He was 38. You can read this subscriber-only article in full, All done! “I would say someone who is genuine and real. An anti-government Bruneian online forum has shared an Instagram post allegedly made by Prince Aleem, nephew of the Sultan of Brunei, criticising the country’s new anti-gay laws. The official announcement said, "Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah's son Prince Haji ‘Abdul ‘Azim passed away on 17th of Rabi ul Awal at 10:08 am local time.". An anti-government Bruneian online forum has shared an Instagram post allegedly made by Prince Aleem, nephew of the Sultan of Brunei, criticising the country’s new anti-gay laws. }); ga('ads.send', { gads_event = event; Azim's star-studded parties also grabbed international headlines time and again. Azim also stuck up a friendship with British reality TV star Jade Goody, before her death in 2009, and the unlikely pair became so close that he showered the former reality star with a string of lavish gifts, including a diamond ring worth nearly $4 million. Mateen often posted pictures with his elder brother. Meanwhile the King of Morocco also allegedly remains at least domestically closeted. You have to do what you can with what you have," he told The Brunei Times in an exclusive interview. window.googletag.pubads().addEventListener('slotRenderEnded', function(event) { The guest list for his 30th birthday celebration held at London's Dorchester Hotel in 2012 read like a roster of famous faces such as Mariah Carey, Pamela Anderson, and Raquel Welch. eventCategory: event.slot.getSlotElementId(), Prince Azim was the elder brother of Prince Mateen, and had no shortage of celebrity friends. The southeast Asian country's government declared a week of national mourning after the prince died on Saturday in the capital, Bandar Seri Begawan. All Rights Reserved. Not only does he enjoy athletic pursuits like snorkeling, skydiving, golfing, skiing, rowing, boxing, badminton, polo and horseback riding, but he also represented Brunei at the Southeast Asian Games that were held in Malaysia in 2017, competing alongside his sister Princess ‘Azemah Ni’matul Bolkiah. reporters on a platform technologically tailored to meet the needs of the modern reader. Azim was a zealous charity activist, being one of the patrons of UK charity Make A Wish Foundation and a guest of honor at the "Seeing is Believing" fundraiser and the Sounds of Hope charity concert, both in Brunei. As much as he was known for his glamourous lifestyle, Prince 'Abdul 'Azim was also known for his support to charitable causes.

Prince Azim of Brunei has unfortunately passed away. Prince Azim, the Sultan’s sixth child and fourth in th… Notifications can be turned off anytime from browser settings. ga('ads.send', { window.googletag.pubads().addEventListener('impressionViewable', function(event) { Born on August 10, 1991, he was the younger brother of Prince 'Azim, but how close was he to him? I think you have to look after what is at home before you do anything else.". He was born in Bandar Seri Begawan on July 29, 1982, and studied at International School Brunei, Singapore's Raffles Institution and Oxford Brookes University.

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